Ireland rugby star Tadhg Beirne
Kildare's Tadhg has been named on the bench for Ireland's rugby world cup opener against Scotland.
Rob Kearney and Keith Earls are ruled out through injury for Ireland's opening Pool A game at the International Stadium Yokohama on Sunday.
Full-back Kearney suffered a quad injury against Wales. He will be replaced by 22-year-old Jordan Larmour. Andrew Conway, will make his World Cup debut on the wing.
The starting line up is:
Rory Best (capt.)
Josh Van der Flier
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